Pay with Visa, Mastercard or an American Express credit card or a debit card provided by your bank or credit card company when renting a car on our website.
Quite often, car rentals that come with our Premium Cover option will enable you to use a debit card when you pick up the car with no additional fees. You can review if a debit card is accepted, along with all of the different car hire security deposit and insurance alternatives on the extras page of our booking process.
Would you prefer us to accept payments using something other than credit card or debit card? Please contact us to let us know. We're always open to new ideas re how we can improve the service we offer and make booking your car hire a Stress Free experience.
It's really easy on our website to identify which car hire partners will accept a debit card. Just use the filters on the search results page to compare which car hire brands do accept your preferred card type on collection.
Many of the Germany car rental partners we include accept a debit card when you collect the car; but some of these do have special T&Cs related to them. Ensure that you check the terms if you want to pick up the car using a debit card.
We accept a huge number of currencies including Euros (EUR), British Pounds (GBP), US Dollars (USD) and Australian Dollars (AUD).
As well as being friendly, easy to use and of course, stress free, we offer two different levels of insurance when you hire a car with us.
Essential cover doesn't cover things like loss of theft/damage to content in the car, third party injury mechanical repairs, cleaning fees. For more details see the T&Cs on the extras page of the website
Essential Cover comes with key cover, flushing the engine after misfuelling, damage caused to the vehicle, theft, weather and fire and much more.
Essential cover appears as a choice in the car hire insurance options. For some partner/geographical car rental combinations the cover isn't always offered.
Essential cover, offered at the same time as you make your vehicle booking, is a car hire excess reimbursement policy which covers you on a range of extra costs that standard insurance doesn't.
An example average cost for 5 days in Munich for November is GBP302.61 for a lead driver aged 35
The following car rental brands are available in Germany: Hertz, Dollar, Thrifty, Europcar, Keddy by Europcar.
To collect your car the lead driver should present a Valid driver's license, Passport or National Identity Card, Credit or debit card in the lead driver's name, Home and local (hotel, villa etc) address and a Booking confirmation email. Any other requirements at collection will be clearly explained in your booking confirmation email.
All of our rentals in Germany include a full to full fuel policy. You'll pick the car up with a full tank of fuel and be asked to leave a small deposit for fuel when you collect the car. The deposit is refunded when you return the car with a full tank.
We work hard to make sure that the prices you see on our website for your car rental include all costs. Including anything you need to pay when you collect the car in Germany
We aim to be the best car rental agency around so that you know when you rent through us you're getting the best price, value and service.
Once your booking has been made, managing it couldn't be easier, you'll receive a booking reference which can be used, along with your email address, to check the status of your booking including payments and prices.
When searching on our website for your rental, information you'll need includes:
Hiring a car, can be a stressful, surprisingly costly, experience which is why our clever matching technology will find you your dream hire car at your dream price.
All of the deals on our website include all fees including anything that you're required to pay when you collect the car, including (but not limited to) one way fees, extras and young driver fees.
To begin your stress free booking process, simply head over to our homepage and input your locations and dates then in just a few seconds we'll bring up some brilliant deals based on your details.
There's a wide variety of reasons why we're different from our competitors but to start, it's important to understand that Stress Free Car Rental exists because of our own frustration with the process of renting a car.
Stress Free Car Rental won't work with just any car rental firms. We're careful to only work with car rental brands you can trust.
The reason we decided to do things a bit differently is because we got frustrated with seeing people being hit with unexpected fees and knew we could do a better job.
Stress Free Car Rental won't be beaten on price. Our car hire price match promise means that if you find the same hire vehicle at a lower price, we'll match it.
Our pricing always includes added fees that other price comparison websites don't usually include - this ensures that your experience is as transparent as it can be.
Stress Free Car Rental compares millions of prices at 1000s of car rental locations to find you amazing deals and make booking them on the website as fast, simple, simple, fast and Stress Free as possible
Car hire providers we work with include big vehicle hire companies like Europcar and Hertz there are some firms we know will not give you the price or experience that you deserve - so we don't include these on our website.
Stressfreecarrental.com work hard to ensure that we provide customers with all of the best car hire prices in Germany with no unexpected charges.
Stress Free Car Rental are based in Manchester UK and we are on a mission to make hiring a car a Stress Free experience
Vehicle types at each car hire location can vary. The car rental company will always provide you with a car in the same vehicle class but the exact make may vary from the one displayed. If you require a particular make, at most car rental locations we offer pre bookable guaranteed models from selected car rental companies . You can use the filters on the website to find guaranteed model options.
We only offer car rental that includes a full to full fuel policy. Full to full is always better value compared to other car rental fuel policies.
Car rental prices can change significantly at different times of the year. peak holiday times are an important factor to recognise that affects car rental prices. Factor this in when considering your rental.
Extra drivers are available to pre book on our website on step two of our booking process. In most cases you will pay for additional drivers when you collect the car.
You can use the filters on our website to find your perfect car rental, including rentals with an automatic transmission, diesel fuel and reduced insurance excess options.
We compare prices on a large selection of car types and sizes. Whether you’re looking for a small car to run around town, or perhaps a large SUV, a people carrier or a convertible for a road trip around | Germany, we’ve got you covered.
Enjoy the wind in your hair as you drive around Germany in your convertible hire car. We find great value deals on convertibles of all sizes from Fiat 500 Cabriolets to Mustangs.
If you’re struggling to find a car, people carrier or minibus that you want to hire, or if you have any questions regarding trunk space or seating configurations, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.
From large SUVs such as the Land Rover Discovery to smaller SUVs like the Nissan Juke and Opel Mocha , we have a huge selection for you to compare before you book your rental in Germany.
Travelling with more than 5 people? Our website offers a variety of people carriers available in Germany that easily accommodate 7 or 8 passengers. For more than 8 passengers (or for 8 passengers plus a lot of luggage) we recommend comparing our selection of rental minibuses.
If your luggage includes 2 large suitcases, we recommend taking a look at something in our Large Car category. Large cars have plenty of space for 4 or 5 people and several bags.
Before you start your journey take some time to get used to the vehicle and its controls. This is very important if you're used to driving a manual transmission on the opposite side of the road.
When driving in a different country many countries have very strict restrictions relating to consuming alcohol when driving. To avoid any issues, we advise you not to drink any alcohol at all when driving your vehicle
Sometimes it's daunting at first to rent a car in a different country, just relax and you'll soon find yourself used to the differences. Enjoy your holiday
When hiring a car in Germany you're able to bring along your own child seat provided that you purchased the child seat within the EU or UK and it meets all of the required regulations. Alternatively, you can pre book a child seat from the car hire provider on the extras page of our website.
it can be a good idea to keep some loose change available in the car to pay for tolls. Many toll roads will accept cards but it's always safer to have some change just in case
When driving on the opposite side than you're used to be extra careful at road circles. Always navigate traffic circles in an anti-clockwise direction, giving way to vehicles already on the road circle to the left.
We'll process your refund in under 24 hours. All rentals booked with us can be cancelled up until 48 hours before you collect the vehicle
All car hire brands on our website are following local government guidelines re vehicle sterilisation and social distancing at the collection desk.